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Interface A Connectors

Interface A – Nexans Euromold Connectors, Plugs, Elbows, Bushings & Surge Arresters

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Interface A Connectors

Thorne & Derrick supply Type Interface A Separable Connectors, Bushings and Surge Arresters for medium voltage cable connections and power distribution up to 24kV (250A). 


Nexans Euromold Interface A separable connectors for terminating MV-HV cables (including XLPE EPR 11kV 24kV) – a complete range of elbow connectors for termination of medium/high voltage cables into switchgear, transformers, motors and substations up to 24kV.

Full supporting range of Euromold elbow 11kV-24kV connectors, straight connectors, straight plugs, surge arresters and bushings suitable for Interface A bushings according to CENELEC EN 50180 and 50181.

Euromold Interface A connectors are suitable for termination of polymeric (XLPE EPR) insulated cables with copper wire or tape screen, wire armoured (SWA/AWA), wire braided or unarmoured cables into MV-HV Electrical Equipment with Interface A bushings.

  • 6/10kV (12kV)
  • 6.35/11kV (12kV)
  • 8.7/15kV (17.5kV)
  • 12/20kV (24kV)
  • 12.7/22 (24kV)
  • Up to 24kV 250 Amps

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Interface A Connectors

MV HV Euromold Products

  • Euromold 200LR Elbow Connector 
  • Euromold 200SR Straight Connector
  • Euromold 158LR Elbow Connector (Obsolete Replaced by 200LR link)
  • Euromold 152SR Straight Connector (Obsolete Replaced by 200SR link)
  • Euromold 151SP Straight Plug
  • Euromold 156SA Surge Arrester
  • Euromold 180AR Bushings (Oil Filled & Dry Type)
  • Euromold PITO-E Plug-In Cable Termination

11kV 24kV Connectors Interface A

Short Circuit Ratings

  • Contact Type – Pin & Socket
  • Connector Current Rating – 250A
  • RMS Symm
    1 Sec – 12.5kA
    2 Sec – 9.0kA
    3 Sec – 7.5kA
  • Peak Asymm – 31kA
  • Cable Connector Voltage Um – 24kV
11kV Connectors To Suit Interface A

11kV 24kV Connectors To Suit Interface A


Euromold 158LR Elbow Connectors Up to 24kV 250A

Replace with 200LR 

Euromold Separable
Connector
Interface A Type
Voltage
Um
(kV)
Current Ir (A) Conductor Sizes (sqmm)
min max
158LR/G 11kV 12kV 250 Amps 16 95
158LR 11kV 12kV 250 Amps 70 95
K158LR/G 11kV 24kV 250 Amps 16 70
K158LR 11kV 24kV 250 Amps 25 95


Euromold 158LR Ordering Instructions

Replace with 200LR 

Select the Nexans Euromold connector part number from the below table which provides the best centring to the cable core insulation diameter and substitute X according to the conductor size and type. Add a ‘K’ for use up to 24kV.

Euromold Connector Order Example – the MV-HV cable to be terminated is XLPE insulation 24kV, 50sqmm stranded aluminium with a core insulation diameter over medium/high power cable of 20.4 mm. Order Code Nexans Euromold K158LR-FG-50(K)M12-2+11TL.

Euromold 158LR
Part Number
Dia. over core insulation (mm)
min max
158LR/G-11-X 12.6 16.1
158LR/G-13-X 14.6 18.7
158LR-FB-X+11TL 17.5 20.2
158LR-FG-X+11TL 18.4 21.2
158LR-GA-X+11TL 19.7 22.5
158LR-GAB-X+11TL 21.0 23.8
158LR-GH-X+11TL 23.6 26.4

Connectors Suitable For Copper & Aluminium Cables
Conductor
Sizes
(sqmm)
Aluminium Cable Copper Cable
DIN Hexagonal Crimp Deep Indent Crimp DIN Hexagonal Crimp
16sqmm 16(K)M-11-2
25sqmm 25(K)M-12-2 25KM-12-1 25(K)M-11-2
35sqmm 35(K)M-12-2 35KM-12-1 35(K)M-11-2
50sqmm 50(K)M-12-2 50(K)M-12-1* 50(K)M-11-2
70sqmm 70(K)M-12-2 70(K)M-12-1* 70(K)M-11-2
95sqmm 95(K)M-12-2 * 95(K)M-12-1* 95(K)M-11-2*

Interface A Bushing Connectors

Full supporting range of Euromold medium voltage accessories for use with Interface A connectors are available.

Nexans Euromold Dead-End Receptacles (12kV 150DR, 24kV K150DR)

Receptable used to fit over a bushing with a type A Interface to provide “dead-end” function. Renders the assembly watertight. Can be supplied with an earth lead.

150DR Euromold

150DR Euromold

Nexans Euromold Dead-End Plugs (12kV 150DP, 24kV K150DP)

Plugs into MV-HV separable connectors or receptacles to provide “dead end” facility. Renders the assembly watertight.

150DP Euromold

150DP Euromold

Nexans Euromold 151SOP Stand-Off Plugs (12kV 151SOP, K151SOP 24kV)

Stand-off plugs used to support and “dead-end” connectors with a type A Interface when removed from medium/high voltage electrical equipment.

151SOP Euromold

151SOP Euromold

Nexans Euromold 250GP Earthing Plugs (12kV, 24kV 250GP)

Earthing plug designed to support and earth Euromold connectors with type A Interface bushings when removed from medium/high voltage equipment.

250GP Euromold

250GP Euromold

Nexans Euromold 200T Separable Tee Connector (12kV 200T, 24kV K200T)

Separable tee connector is designed to connect three cables of the same or varying sizes or two cables to equipment. For an adapted bail please contact us.

200T Euromold

200T Euromold

Nexans Euromold 200X Separable Cross Connector (12kV 200T, 24kV K200T)

Separable cross connector is designed to connect four cables of the same or varying sizes or three cable to equipment. For an adapted bail please contact us.

200X Euromold

200X Euromold

Nexans Euromold 1501J3-U-8 Three-Way Junction (12kV 1501J3-U-8, 24kV K1501J3-U-8)

Three-way junction provides a flexible means of connecting two or three cables of the same or varying sizes.

1501J3-U-8 Euromold

1501J3-U-8 Euromold


➡ For further information on Euromold Connectors for all other Interface Bushings please see the following information:

Nexans Euromold Separable Connectors MV HV Elbows Tees Plugs – Interface B Nexans Euromold Separable Connectors MV HV Elbows Tees Plugs – Interface C Compact Nexans Euromold Separable Connectors MV HV Elbows Tees Plugs – Interface C Symmetrical Nexans Euromold Separable Connectors MV HV Elbows Tees Plugs – Interface D Nexans Euromold Separable Connectors MV HV Elbows Tees Plugs – Interface E Nexans Euromold Separable Connectors MV HV Elbows Tees Plugs – Interface F

Interface A Medium Voltage Bushings & Connectors
Short Circuit Ratings & Electrical Equipment Design Specification

The following Euromold Technical Drawing details the design and dimensional data for Interface A bushings – should you require specification support or technical advice please do not hesitate to contact Thorne & Derrick.

 

 

Bushing MV Medium Voltage Interface A

Medium Voltage Short Circuit Ratings
Interface Bushing Type Contact Type Current Rating Amps RMS Symm. (kA) Peak Sssymm. (kA)
1 sec. 2 sec. 3 sec.
A1 Pin and Socket 250A 12.5 9.0 7.5 31
B1 Pin and Socket 250A 12.5 9.0 7.5 31
B2 Pin and Socket 400A 16.0 11.3 9.2 40
C1 Bolted 630A 28.0 19.7 16.1 70
C2 Bolted 1250A 75.0 53.0 43.3 >150
D1 Bolted 800A 50.0 35.3 28.8 125
D2 Bolted 1250A 75.0 53.0 43.3 >150
F1 Bolted 2500A
F2 Bolted 630A 28.0 19.7 16.1 70
F3 Bolted 1250A 75.0 53.0 43.3  >150

 


Thorne & Derrick distribute the complete range of Medium (MV) and High Voltage (HV) Power Cable Accessories manufactured by Nexans for the connection, jointing and termination of single and 3 core polymeric cables up to 66kV – this includes their innovative ranges of Heat Shrink Terminations (MONO) and Joints (MV). The JTS is an MV Joint which is a compact design with thick-walled outer heat shrink tubing for high mechanical strength, impact resistance and advanced screen connection and armour continuity for maximum control of medium voltage fault currents.

Nexans MONO is a range of MV Terminations featuring an integrated heat shrink stress control field and anti-tracking insulating tube which can withstand humidity, extreme temperatures, UV radiation and heavy polluted environments. The MONO indoor and outdoor cable terminations are designed for a maximum system voltage up to 42kV – easy, quick to install, reducing installation time and errors.

Medium (MV) and High Voltage (HV) Power Cable Accessories

JTS MV Joints | Reduced Installation Time by Simplified Installation with Minimised Failure Risks

JTS MV Joints | Reduced Installation Time by Simplified Installation with Minimised Failure Risks | 11kV 33kV

➡ See the below product sections for the complete range of Nexans Euromold Connectors, Bushings & Surge Arresters suitable for Interface A Bushings on MV-HV switchgear, transformers and substation electrical equipment.

Data Sheets